Katerina Botsari

Artist: Joseph Karl Stieler

Born:1820 – Died: 1872

Katerina “Rosa” Botsari was the daughter of Markos Botsaris and family member of Souliot Botsaris family. In 1841’s paintings by Joseph Karl Stieler, she was immortalized in the “gallery of beauties” of Ludwig I of Bavaria. She was in the service of Queen Amalia of Greece and in the painting she is often mistaken with Amalia as the dress she is wearing is known as “Amalia dress.” In 1845 she married Prince George Karatzas. Nothing much is known about her personal life.

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